Masai Mara in Kenya

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WDPA ID

1297

Reported Area

1510.0 km²

Data Provider

Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS)

Attributes

Original Name Masai Mara

English Designation National Reserve

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1974

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Kenya Wildlife Service

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

5 Protected Areas

  • Kenya
  • United Republic of Tanzania

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Masai Mara National Reserve

Serengeti National Park World Heritage Site

Loliondo GCA Game controlled area

Serengeti National Park National Park

Lake Natron Basin Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Serengeti National Park

in United Republic of Tanzania

Serengeti National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2575

Year of Designation

Reported Area

14763.0 km2

Loliondo GCA

in United Republic of Tanzania

Loliondo GCA

English Designation

Game controlled area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555623786

Year of Designation

Reported Area

6221.7 km2

Serengeti National Park

in United Republic of Tanzania

Serengeti National Park

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

916

Year of Designation

Reported Area

13039.5 km2

Lake Natron Basin

in United Republic of Tanzania

Lake Natron Basin

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

900623

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2247.8 km2